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hap

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noun \ˈhap\

Definition of hap

  1. 1 :  happening 1

  2. 2 :  chance, fortune

Origin and Etymology of hap

Middle English, from Old Norse happ good luck; akin to Old English gehæp suitable, Old Church Slavonic kobĭ lot, fate


First Known Use: 13th century


2

hap

verb

Definition of hap

happed

;

happing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  happen

14th Century

First Known Use of hap

14th century


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hap

verb

Definition of hap

happed

;

happing

dialect

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  clothe, cover

Origin and Etymology of hap

Middle English happen


First Known Use: 14th century


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hap

noun

Definition of hap

dialect

  1. :  something (such as a bed quilt or cloak) that serves as a covering or wrap

1593

First Known Use of hap

1593


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